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Keloid

Known as: keloids skin, keloid skin, Keloid scar 
A sharply elevated, irregularly shaped, progressively enlarging scar resulting from formation of excessive amounts of collagen in the dermis during… Expand
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Review
2019
Review
2019
As FDA-approved small RNA drugs start to enter clinical medicine, ongoing studies for the microRNA (miRNA) class of small RNAs… Expand
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Review
2008
Review
2008
A W g s f h o s w eloids represent a form of pathologic wound healing afecting a substantial segment of the US population. They… Expand
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
Keloid and hypertrophic scarring represent chronic disfiguring dermatoses with a high resistance to therapy. The aim of our study… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Clinically, there is a great need for small molecule inhibitors that could control pathogenic effects of transforming growth… Expand
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
Keloids represent a pathological response to cutaneous injury, creating disfiguring scars with no known satisfactory treatment… Expand
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Review
1998
Review
1998
Excess scar formation secondary to traumatic or surgical injuries can have devastating consequences, ranging from body… Expand
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Review
1997
Review
1997
Keloids, hypertrophic scars, and contractures are a result of aberrations of the normal wound healing process. An understanding… Expand
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
Keloids are characterized by an overabundant deposition of collagen, and they recur frequently following excision. Fibroblasts… Expand
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
Connective tissue growth factor (CTGF) is a novel peptide that exhibits platelet-derived growth factor-like activities and is… Expand
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
There are two types of excessive scarring, keloid and hypertrophic scar. Contrary to hypertrophic scars, keloids do not regress… Expand
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